There are certain supplies you should always have in your library. Once you read the list, you'll understand why school library offices should have sinks and counter space. Here is a listing of supplies provided by Amigo Book Repair Workshops. I will be adding this post to the Teacher-Librarians page on this blog.
FREE WORKSHOP ALERT: Kapco (makers of book protection supplies) will come to your library and present a free in-service workshop on book repair, using their supplies. Here is the info sheet and website for more information. Now for the other resources to do-it-yourself:
Beginners Guide to Book Binding- 14 videos from eHow
Book Repair Supplies Categories- from Gaylord
Bookcraft Book Repair Guide- 35-page pdf file written by Gaylord; excellent guide with pictures to guide you
Damage Control: Advice From a Professional Book Repairer- by Aaron Hierholzer
Damaged Books and How Libraries Fix Them
How to Repair a Book's Binding- step-by-step instructions with photos
How to Repair Your Old Damaged Books- no pictures, but in-depth instructions
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